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Human Services : Social Services

MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association)

Uniting the community through service

four stars

90.02

910 Vance Avenue Memphis, TN 38126
tel: (901) 527-0208   Web Site
EIN: 62-0803601

Board Leadership
Dorothy Wells
Chair

CEO
Sally Jones Heinz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.02 four stars
  Financial 86.47 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MIFA supports the independence of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis through high-impact programs.

MIFA supports the independence of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis through high-impact programs.

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Financial

three stars

86.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
78.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) (TN) 90.02 four stars
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (TX) 91.45 four stars
Northwest Assistance Ministries (TX) 90.57 four stars
Two Ten Footwear Foundation (MA) 93.17 four stars
Community Transportation Network (IN) 96.63 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,326,586
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,860,266
Total Contributions $8,186,852
   Program Service Revenue $845,776
Total Primary Revenue $9,032,628
   Other Revenue $60,270
TOTAL REVENUE $9,092,898
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,069,382
   Administrative Expenses $859,641
   Fundraising Expenses $1,076,619
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,005,642
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $87,256
   
Net Assets $18,528,620

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Senior Programs $4,431,050 62.7%
Family Programs $2,633,075 37.2%
Community Support $5,257 < 0.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 90.02 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 86.92 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 86.19 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 83.05 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.38 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 77.32 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 80.71 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 85.36 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 89.59 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.22 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 74.92 two stars
2008-06 04/01/2009 73.81 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 62-0803601
Name in IRS Master File METROPOLITAN INTER-FAITH ASSOC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date May, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,461 1.39% Sara Heinz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) (TN) 90.02 four stars
SBH Community Service Network (NY) 96.54 four stars
The Caring Place (TX) 92.54 four stars
Fayetteville Urban Ministry, Inc. (NC) 92.24 four stars
Crisis Assistance Ministry (NC) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association)
910 Vance Avenue
Memphis, TN 38126
tel: (901) 527-0208
EIN: 62-0803601

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Board Leadership

Dorothy Wells
Chair

CEO

Sally Jones Heinz
Executive Director

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